Shih tzu

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Shih tzu

a small (9-16 lb), lively dog with a very short muzzle, broad, round head, large, prominent eyes and short ears. The coat is long, straight and flowing in a variety of colors with a white blaze on the face and a white tip on the tail. Called also Chrysanthemum-faced dog. The breed is predisposed to cleft palate and a familial renal cortical hypoplasia.
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79% think Shitzu would spice up a party more than singer.
Mr Dodd, a 72 year old retired accountant of Garnett Drive, Prestatyn, had gone in his Mitsubishi car to take his two Shitzu dogs for a walk.
Their children have now flown the nest and Morlin's new babies are two pedigree poodles and a shitzu who have pride of place in the home.
Mr Ward said their pet shitzu Leo was killed last week when the couple let the dogs out for a morning run at their secluded country home.
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CLEO, the stolen pedigree shitzu, was back with her owners today after be ing handed over during a secret car park rendezvous.
The retired accountant was discovered by a member of the public lying in a pool of blood near his car with his shitzu dogs,Sophie and Trisha,at his side.